Former Indian cricketer VVS Laxman on Wednesday hailed Hardik Pandya’s management qualities after the all-rounder determined at hand over his Man of the Sequence award to newcomer T. Natarajan. Natarajan, who got here to Australia as an extra bowler, not solely made his debut but additionally impressed together with his bowling. Laxman stated it was an ”glorious” gesture by Pandya and added that there is no such thing as a doubt Natarajan will proceed to work exhausting sooner or later. “Wonderful gesture from @hardikpandya7 Nice to see him exhibiting qualities of a pacesetter. Additionally really feel very completely satisfied for @Natarajan_91. I’ve little doubt Nattu will proceed to work exhausting and present enchancment and progress in his craft. Good luck,” Laxman tweeted.
Wonderful gesture from @hardikpandya7 Nice to see him exhibiting qualities of a pacesetter. Additionally really feel very completely satisfied for @Natarajan_91 I’ve little doubt Nattu will proceed to work exhausting and present enchancment and progress in his craft. Good luck. pic.twitter.com/aqvfrMR3xG
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) December 9, 2020
Talking to ANI on handing Natarajan the Man of the Sequence award, Pandya on Tuesday had stated he strongly believes in backing individuals to realize their goals and for him, the teenager actually deserved the award.
“I would like individuals to consider in themselves and to realize something even when odds are towards them. It is simply my manner of appreciating his exhausting work over time. For me, Natrajan deserves the Man of the Sequence award. To carry out so brilliantly on his debut speaks volumes of his perception and the expertise he possesses,” Pandya stated.
Whereas Natarajan picked simply two wickets within the ODIs, he completed with six wickets within the three-match T20I sequence – essentially the most by any participant within the sequence.
The truth is, it was the way through which he stored bowling the yorkers that impressed every body with the pacer drawing comparisons with Zaheer Khan.
Skipper Virat Kohli stated the pacer could be an asset for the staff.
“Natarajan… particular point out for him as in absence of Bumrah and Shami he has been the man who has stood up and actually delivered below stress,” Kohli had stated throughout a digital press convention on Tuesday.
“He appears to be like very composed and is a really hard-working man and really humble too. I want him all the perfect.
“A left-arm bowler is all the time an asset on the sector and if he could be constant it will likely be an awesome factor for us heading into the World Cup subsequent yr,” he added.
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